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Forget the red bull - get a hug

I remember talking with an entrepreneur who came through the accelerator I was involved with previously. Of all the things that this entrepreneur remembered and valued from his time at our accelerator, it was that when he was feeling down or stressed, I would be there with some encouraging words and, crucially, a hug. 


Five Reasons Why You Can't Miss MassChallenge UK's Startup Showcase and Minute to Pitch It

Our full cohort will be present

This is by far and away the best chance to meet our startups. The first half of the day will be Startup Showcase, an exposition-style presentation by each of our entrepeneuers, so everyone who attends will be able to walk up and speak with the founders about their innovations. They’re eager to present to the London community, and you should be just as excited to meet them!

We’re bringing a crowd

What startups are saying about the MassChallenge Boston Awards

What was it like to receive the notification about being Top 26? 
Realizing that we had been selected as a final 26 team was unbelievably rewarding. It really gave us the feeling of satisfaction, but also while it was a great reward after a summer of hard work, it wasn’t long before we realized we had to get right back to putting our heads down with work and continuing to accelerate down the path to achieving our lofty goals! - Dean Travers, Luminopia

How These Startups Will Improve Thousands of Lives Across the Globe

If you lost your ability to walk or talk, what would you do to get it back?

An Interview with Mary Camarata, Global Director, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

After hearing Mary Camarata speak on stage, we just knew we had to get an interview with her. To our delight, she accepted. Here’s what she said…

What was your first professional job like?

Mary: My first professional job was right after I graduated from college. My father gave me $500 and basically told me I had one month to figure things out. So, I was desperate to find a job.

Alumni Interview with Nicola Gammon, Founder, Shoot

What was your pain point or problem you were trying to solve?

How May 16 Changed the Startup World

So what does this mean and why is it important for startups?